Harold Larnder Prize

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Harold Larnder Prize Winner
Previous Recipients

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The Harold Larnder Prize is awarded annually to an individual who has achieved international distinction in operational research. The prize winner delivers the Harold Larnder Memorial Lecture, on a topic of general interest to operational researchers, at the National Conference of the Canadian Operational Research Society.

Harold Larnder was a well-known Canadian in wartime OR. He played a major part in the development of an effective, radar-based, air defence system during the Battle of Britain. He returned to Canada in 1951 to join the Canadian Defence Research Board and was President of CORS in 1966-67.

2014 Harold Larnder Prize Winner

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Jonathan Rosenhead

Previous Recipients

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2013

James B. Orlin

2012

George Nemhauser

2011

Edward G. Coffman

2010

John D.C. Little

2009

Steve Gallivan

2008

Thomas L. Magnanti

2007

Edward A. Silver

2006

Ralph E. Gomory

2005

Sven Axsater

2004

Richard C. Larson

2003

Hau L. Lee

2002

Arthur Geoffrion

2001

Ward Whitt

2000

Andres Weintraub

1999

Harvey J. Greenberg

1998

Paolo Toth

1997

George B. Dantzig

1996

Jan Karel Lenstra

1995

Allan Manne

1994

Ailsa Land

1993

William Pierskalla

1992

Brian Haley

1991

Jacques Lesourne

1990

Hugh Miser

1989

Abraham Charnes

1988

Harvey Wagner

1987

Patrick Rivett

1986

Eugene Woolsey

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